On the record – October 13


Donovan Martin, 19, Freetown, burglary with intent to commit a felony or theft, minor in consumption of alcohol, public intoxication, no bond, 8:52 a.m. Wednesday.

Jackson County

Michael Alan Matney, 23, Seymour, probation violation, no bond, 4:45 a.m. Wednesday.

Derek Allen Esteb, 27, Norman, possession/selling/receiving stolen property, no bond, 11:03 p.m. Tuesday.

William R. Burrell, 33, Medora, dealing in methamphetamine, no bond, 4:11 p.m. Tuesday.

Houston Virgil Kenneth Trivett, 18, Brownstown, operating a vehicle while never having received a driver’s license, no bond, 2:08 p.m. Tuesday.


Scott Alan Barker, 26, Seymour, parole violation, no bond, 10:49 a.m. Wednesday.

Anthony Neal Mellencamp, 45, Louisville, nonsupport of a dependent child, no bond, 10:42 p.m. Tuesday.

Elizabeth Ann Matney, 40, Austin, writ of body attachment, no bond, 5:27 p.m. Tuesday.

Jennings County

Brandon Thomerson, 28, North Vernon, Decatur County warrant, no bond, 8:48 p.m. Tuesday.

Ashley Copson, 31, Jeffersonville, warrant dealing in a synthetic drug, neglect of a dependent, $1,055 bond, 4:20 p.m. Tuesday.

Clarence Howard III, 25, Crothersville, possession of a syringe, visiting or maintaining a common nuisance, possession of a controlled substance, $2,055 bond, 4 p.m. Tuesday.

Ashley Atchison, 32, North Vernon, possession of a syringe, possession of a controlled substance, trafficking with an inmate, $1,055 bond, 10:15 a.m. Tuesday.

Jesse James, 37, North Vernon, warrant, no bond, 9:55 a.m. Tuesday.

North Vernon

Francis Sweany III, 38, North Vernon, possession of marijuana, criminal recklessness, $905 bond, 11:24 p.m. Tuesday.


Kimberly Wolfe, 53, Butlerville, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia, maintaining a common nuisance, $3,155 bond, 8:35 p.m. Tuesday.

Steven Bowlin, 56, Butlerville, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia, maintaining a common nuisance, $3,155 bond, 8:35 p.m. Tuesday.

Salomon Alene-Rubio, 35, Seymour, warrant, $2,055 bond, 1:19 a.m. Tuesday.


Jackson County

Wanted person, 1500 block of East Tipton Street, 4:16 a.m. Wednesday.

Report four juveniles with backpacks were talking and hiding when motorists drive by, 4500 block of U.S. 31 North, Seymour, 3:57 a.m. Wednesday.

Harassment, 100 block of Mockingbird Lane, Seymour, 3:44 a.m. Wednesday.

Attempted burglary, 4200 block of East State Road 258, Seymour, 2:11 a.m. Wednesday.

Combine fire, 6000 block of South County Road 200W, Vallonia, 3:47 p.m. Tuesday.


Theft involving someone broke into caller’s truck and went through it, 1100 block East Tipton Street, 11:55 p.m. Tuesday.

Wanted person, 1500 block East Tipton Street, 10:05 p.m. Tuesday.

Citizen dispute involving a male being belligerent, 700 block South Jackson Park Drive at Seymour Crossing, 9:12 p.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious activity involving a baby stroller sitting in front of building, 100 block South O’Brien Street, 8:36 p.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious activity, 500 block West Fourth Street, 8:28 p.m. Tuesday.

Found drugs, 1200 block East Tipton Street, 8:11 p.m. Tuesday.

Family fight in front of the hospital, 411 W. Tipton St., 8:02 p.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious male at residence, 600 block Ross Street, 6:41 p.m. Tuesday.

Theft of Halloween decorations, 200 block Kessler Boulevard, 6:17 p.m. Tuesday.

Citizen assist involving damage to gray vehicle in front of house, back window is broken, 800 block McDonald Street, 6:13 p.m. Tuesday.

Welfare check involving kids playing around on 911, 600 block East Oak Street, 6:12 p.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious male driving by house in a four-door, black Honda with green Monster logo on the back, 300 block East Brown Street, 5:57 p.m. Tuesday.

Personal injury wreck involving a child struck by a vehicle, 500 block South Walnut Street, 5:39 p.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious activity involving a strong chemical smell coming from a residence, 200 block North Lynn Street, 4:41 p.m. Tuesday.

Found purse turned in at police station, 205 N. Ewing St., 4:37 p.m. Tuesday.

Agency assist, 100 block South Street, 3:53 p.m. Tuesday.

Disorderly conduct involving a male and female in a verbal altercation in front of house, 300 block South Chestnut Street, 3:16 p.m. Tuesday.

Information on a possible disgruntled employee, 1400 block West Tipton Street, 3:09 p.m. Tuesday.

Animal problem involving someone dropped off a cat this is injured, 40 block Village Circle Avenue, 1:27 p.m. Tuesday.

Agency assist request from Scott County Sheriff’s Department involving pick up a male juvenile, 700 block Ash Street, 1:17 p.m. Tuesday.

Animal problem involving a dead dog in the roadway, 700 block South Walnut Street, 12:27 p.m. Tuesday.

Agency assist request from Franklin Police Department involving a stolen trailer, 205 N. Ewing St., 12:02 p.m. Tuesday.

Animal problem involving an aggressive pit bull in yard, 600 block Euclid Avenue, 11:25 a.m. Tuesday.

Disorderly conduct involving caller’s ex-girlfriend not wanting to leave property, 2200 block Locust Drive, 11:12 a.m. Tuesday.

Theft, 800 block Oesting Street, 11:04 a.m. Tuesday.

Utility problem, 700 block Emerson Drive, 10:53 a.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious activity involving two males behind residence possibly selling drugs, 300 block East Brown Street, 10:08 a.m. Tuesday.

Citizen dispute involving caller wants police to help get renters out, 100 block East Laurel Street, 9:57 a.m. Tuesday.

Theft, 1600 block East Tipton Street, 9:48 a.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious activity, 300 block Tanger Boulevard, 9:23 a.m. Tuesday.

Theft of a bicycle, 700 block West Seventh Street, 7:48 a.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious activity involving someone was pecking on sliding glass door at back of residence, 200 block South Vine Street, 3:10 a.m. Tuesday.

Wanted person, Hillcrest Drive and Schepman Avenue, 1:15 a.m. Tuesday.

Suspicious activity involving kids playing in the yards, 200 block West Harrison Drive, 12:47 a.m. Tuesday.

North Vernon

Drug activity, 2300 block of North State Road 3, 10:58 p.m. Tuesday.

Recovery of a toy drone, North Elm Street area, 9:36 p.m. Tuesday.

Threats, 100 block of North State Street, 8:21 p.m. Tuesday.

Possible drug activity involving small amounts of prescription medication not in proper containers discovered during a traffic stop, North State Street area, 7:40 p.m. Tuesday. A report was filed with the Jennings County Prosecutor’s Office.

Report of smoke at a business, 1200 block of West O&M Avenue, 6:02 p.m. Tuesday.

Threats, West Poplar Street area, 11:53 a.m. Tuesday.

Property-damage wreck involving a mailbox knocked off a post, West O&M Avenue, 12:25 p.m. Tuesday.

Reckless driving, North State Road 7, 10:16 a.m. Tuesday.